1. Family: Apocynaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Melodinus J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.
      1. Melodinus forbesii Fawc.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Lesser Sunda Islands to New Guinea.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Lesser Sunda Is., Maluku, New Guinea, Sulawesi

    Melodinus forbesii Fawc. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2018 Johns, R.J. [11112], Papua New Guinea K001273948
    May 1, 2009 Takeuchi, W. [17119], Papua New Guinea K000639053
    Jan 1, 2001 D'Albertis [s.n.], Papua New Guinea K000832936

    First published in H.O.Forbes, Naturalist's Wanderings E. Archipel.: 510 (1885)

    Accepted by

    • Middleton, D.J. (2007). Apocynaceae (subfamilies Rauvolfioideae and Apocynoideae) Flora Malesiana 18: 1-474. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Middleton, D.J. (2007). Apocynaceae (subfamilies Rauvolfioideae and Apocynoideae) Flora Malesiana 18: 1-474. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0